Month: April 2017

4 Reasons to be Psyched About the Dell 15.6” Alienware Gaming Laptop

Gaming is serious business. If the graphics don’t pop, if the sound isn’t realistic, and if the features aren’t cutting edge, the fun factor takes a big hit. Dell gets every detail right with the 15.6” Alienware gaming laptop. That means play time now happens on a whole new level.

Here are the top four reasons why this laptop is a must-have for video game enthusiasts.

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Get Big Brands for Small Payments Without Credit

Woman sitting on a leather sofa with cupholder

You’ve seen the words: big brands, small payments, all without credit. But what do they mean? At Rent-A-Center, we make it easy, convenient, and affordable for everyone to have a direct path to owning furniture, electronics, computers, appliances, and smartphones from the world’s top manufacturers.

Here’s what you need to know about how RAC works — and how easy it is to get the best products from the brands you know and trust.

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Declutter Your House: 4 Ideas to Organize the Kitchen

Kitchen declutter pantry after

Containing clutter is a constant struggle. But the solutions don’t have to cost a lot. And the peace of mind that comes with an organized house? Priceless.

We present a series that shows you how to declutter your house, one room at a time, with budget in mind. The first space to target: your kitchen.

It’s the busiest room in your house, which means it’s often the most disorganized. But it should be a place where you and your family like to hang out. When your most-used ingredients and cooking utensils are at the ready, and less-used items are hidden away, it makes mealtime more enjoyable.

Here are some tips for reducing the mess — and stress — in your kitchen.

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Redecorate Your Bedroom: DIY Yarn Wall Art

DIY yarn wall art hanging in a bedroom

Your bedroom is your sanctuary, but it’s often the room that gets decorated last. If you never got around to it, or if you’re ready for a refresh, this is the series for you. We show you how to redecorate your bedroom, one affordable project at a time.

For the first project, tackle those empty walls with some DIY wall art, specifically a colorful yarn hanging. You can customize it any way you want — the colors, pattern, and overall design — allowing your creativity to shine through.

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DIY: How To Turn a Vintage Suitcase Into an Adorable Dog Bed

A vintage suitcase turned into a dog bed

You love your pets. They deserve the best. But the best doesn’t have to be expensive. It can simply be a creative DIY project that expresses your affection for your fur baby, like this vintage suitcase turned into a comfy dog bed.

This stylish bed — suitable for small dogs as well as cats — has cool vintage character and only costs a few dollars to make. You can find an old suitcase at a local thrift store. Then it’s just a quick trip to the hardware store for the rest of the materials, and you’re ready to get to work.

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4 Easy Ways To Hide Electronics Cables and Cords

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No matter how put-together your space, there is one mess you can expect in nearly every room in your house: that tangled web of cables and cords covering desktops, lurking behind entertainment centers, and piling up on the floor.

It’s inevitable, because you do love your electronics!

But it doesn’t take much to hide the unsightly necessities that come with TVs, computers, video game consoles, audio equipment, and lamps. Check out these four easy, low-cost solutions for keeping those cables and cords out of sight and out of mind.

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